IDZ Impulse evening

Empathic conversation

(Work) discussions activate joint creative potential and ensure more fun and quality in joint work. But what lies behind them?

The Impulse evening on 22.08.2019 starting at 7pm pursues this question. Andreas Viedt, co-founder of the brand and design agency wirDesign, reports in a keynote lecture.

German Federal Ecodesign Award

Jury & Expo

On September 16, the jury meeting of the German Federal Ecodesign Award 2019 will take place in the Metropolenhaus Berlin.

From 17 to 22 September we invite you to the exhibition of the nominees and all projects admitted to the jury meeting.

IDZ News

New board elected

At the general meeting on 20 June, a new board of directors was elected. The constituent meeting will take place on 23 August at the IDZ.

We would like to express our sincere thanks to our current and retired board members for their great honorary commitment to the IDZ!

Berlin Poland

Workshop on Finances in Fashion

Fashion designers and companies are cordially invited to register for the workshop "Financing and Promotion in the Fashion Industry" in Berlin. The deadline for registration is 30 August.

The aim of the workshop on 6 September is to provide Berlin-based companies with easier access to financing and promotion opportunities..


Awards announced

The ten products and concepts selected as winners of the UX Design Awards 2019 have been announced! The awards will be presented at a ceremony on 6 September at the IFA Berlin. Also at IFA, all #UXDA19-winners and nominees will showcase their projects in an exhibition from 6 to 11 September.

HTW-Project "50 Years IDZ"


As part of the IDZ's 50th anniversary, students of the Industrial Design and Communication Design courses at the HTW Berlin interviewed designers, scientists and entrepreneurs on the current role of design and their vision for its future.


Exhibition at designtransfer, UdK Berlin

German Federal Ecodesign Award

Wed, 5/22

German Federal Ecodesign Award

Exhibition finissage


Berlin Poland

Production visit and workshop in Poland

Tue, 5/28
6.30 pm

Bauhaus 4.0

Bauhaus 4.0 meets Campaign & Brand Design

German Federal Ecodesign Award

UX Design Awards

Global Competition

EcoDesign Circle

Capacity Building

Berlin Poland

B2B Network

UX Design #LIVE


Purus Innovation Award

Ecodesign for SME


Design Discourse


International Design Forum

Design Excursion

Field Trips

Design Views

Showcases at KGM

Berlin Showroom

Design Promotion



Sustainable Design

»The quality of drafts is the quality of the world.«
Otl Aicher

Universal Design

»For most of us design is invisible. Until it fails.«
Bruce Mau

Experience Design

»Experience design contains the potential for innovation, more humane and post-material products.«
Marc Hassenzahl

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